“Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is reportedly dominating the social media space, compared to other superhero movies that will be released this year. Meanwhile, a new comic chapter of the movie has been released online, which shows that Wayne Enterprises has Kryptonian weapons.
According to a report by Variety, the Zack Snyder movie is 500 percent stronger than its competitors on social media platforms. The results are said to be based on measuring the fan engagement on Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Tumblr, YouTube, Twitter and Wikipedia.
The method used to measure the fan engagement is based on “audience growth, page/profile views, page-level and post-level interactions, hashtag volume and Wikipedia page views for all film pages.” For calculating the organic conversation about the movies; the measure was based on the volume of official hashtags and hashtags posted by the producers directly.
The top three movies with the most fan engagement online at the moment are “Suicide Squad,” “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising” and Deadpool” respectively. “Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is the fourth most popular movie online and it has beaten the most anticipated Marvel movie “Captain America: Civil War.”
The trending movies at the moment, which have shown the most increase in fan engagement, are “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising,” “Eddie the Eagle” and “Race.”
Meanwhile, a comic chapter titled “Field Trip” has surfaced on Imgur. The comics show that Wayne Enterprises is experimenting with new weapons and armour in order to prepare for “any threat” that may arise in the future and it makes special reference to the alien attack that happened in the movie “Man of Steel.”
Wayne Enterprises has also been given bio-tech weapons of Krytonian origin that were salvaged by the government after the alien attack. The comic shows a group of thieves breaking into the company to steal the weapons. Both Bruce Wayne and Superman fight off the thieves, but Bruce refuses to meet Superman.
“Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is slated to be released on March 24 in Australia and on March 25th in the US. The plot of the movie revolves around the reaction of the people of earth to the events of “Man of Steel.”